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Author Name    Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Title   The 1918 Badger - University of Wisconsin Yearbook, featuring Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (Graduating Class)

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good with no dust jacket

Edition   First; First

Publisher   Madison University of Wisconsin 1918

Seller ID   1801

Large yearbook in red rough cloth, bevelled boards and gilt titling. Watermark, right side of front boards. Bookplate affixed. Rawlings is pictured several times throughout the unsigned, unmarked book: Kinnan listed on page (310) as the yearbook’s “Woman’s Editor” (sic). Her headshot as editor appears on facing page, (311). On pages devoted to The Wisconsin Literary Magazine, Kinnan’s photo appears as member of “The ’Lit’ Staff.” This same page (318) lists her a second time as Associate Editor.Kinnan is listed throughout the yearbook’s lengthy Dramatics section, and her first husband is mentioned once. Charles Rawlings is listed on page 326 in the cast of Jamaica Ginger (in the role of “Woodie”). Kinnan is listed on the next page (327) in the role of Madam Jeanna Marie Napoleon de Gallifet Didier in aproduction of ‘Op-o’- me-thumb. (Page 328) March (this time identified as Fred McIntyre Bickel) is listed as a member of theEdwin Booth Male Dramatic Society. His head shot appears on the facing page (329). The next two pages are devoted to the Red Domino Female Dramatic Society. Kinnan’s name is listed as a member (330). Her head shot appears on (331). Page (335) is devoted to the university’s production of Green Stockings, and Kinnan’s name appears three times on this page – once as a member of the production’s committee, once in a cast listing identifying her in the role of Celia Faraday and once under her cast headshot. A nine-page section introduced by a stunning full-page watercolor – Representative Women of the University of Wisconsin – features Kinnan in a “glamour shot” on its first page (430). Kinnan is also listed and pictured on page (544) as a member of the Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. Sophomore March/Bickel (class of 1920) is listed on page (496) as a member of the Alpha Delta Phi fraternity – identified on this page as Frederick McIntyre Bickel. The book is given some nice chronological context by the appearance on page (408) of the university’s chapter of the Women’s Equal Suffrage League. Kinnan does not appear on this particular page. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 685 pages

Price = 350.00 USD



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